The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 102 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £448 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-1.98% -4.43%
Assembly Language
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 533 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.95% 31.56% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 326 293
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -49.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Assembly Language across the Manchester region.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the Manchester region.

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Assembly Language
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Assembly Language.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Assembly Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle